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1 21 st CCLC Grant Writing Tips Grant Purpose Alaska Department of Education & Early Development (EED) 2011

2 21 st Century Community Learning Center Grants Funded through the U.S. Department of Education – ESEA Alaska receives approximately $5.5 million/year Provides opportunities outside of the traditional school day Any public/private organization can apply

3 21 st Century Community Learning Center Grants 5 year grants Between $50,000-$500,000/year This competition will fund 2-4 new grants

4 Target Audience Primarily targeted to students who attend high poverty, low-performing schools Title I Schools with 40% or greater poverty levels and; Title I Schools in Improvement

5 Academic Focus Focus on improving reading, writing and mathematics Measured through improvements in State and Local Assessments

6 Best Practices and Resources Doing What Works – research-based education practices online Time/topic/index.cfm?T_ID=29 Time/topic/index.cfm?T_ID=29 U.S. Department of Education Harvard Family Research Project Afterschool Alliance

7 Capacity and Program Staffing Organizational support for program Well trained and supported qualified staff Staffing appropriate for the program and realistic for community

8 Community Partnerships Staffing Advocacy Marketing Programmatic funding and/or support Sustainability

9 Next Steps? Research Community meeting(s) Local grant preparation and planning Participation in technical assistance opportunities Ask questions

10 Need more information? Contact: Terri F. Campbell Alaska Department of Education & Early Development P.O. Box West 10 th Street, Suite 200 Juneau, Alaska (907) Phone (907) Fax


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